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Zionsville in Boone County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Original Plat Historical Block No. 8

 
 
Original Plat Historical Block No. 8 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 15, 2021
1. Original Plat Historical Block No. 8 Marker
Inscription.  
Site of
First Post Office, Lot No. 4, 1853
Postmaster: John W. Vaughn

First Dry Goods Store and Grocery Store, Lot No. 4, 1852
Wiley & Vaughn

First House erected
John Miller’s hous, Lot No. 1, 1852
and Boarding House

Zion F.&A.M. No. 197, Lot No. 4, 1855
Masonic Lodge
John Higgins, Worshipful Master
John W. Vaughn, Secy
James C. Wiley, Treas.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 39° 56.928′ N, 86° 15.671′ W. Marker is in Zionsville, Indiana, in Boone County. Marker is on South Main Street just south of West Hawthorne Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 340 S Main St, Zionsville IN 46077, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Patrick H. Sullivan (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the Old Zionsville Inn (about 400 feet away); Lincoln's Stop in Zionsville, Indiana

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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Zionsville Founded in 1852 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan Road (approx. 1.4 miles away); Maplelawn Farmstead (approx. 1.8 miles away); Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); New Augusta (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zionsville.
 
Original Plat Historical Block No. 8 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 15, 2021
2. Original Plat Historical Block No. 8 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2021, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2021, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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